10 things to know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. TRUMP HERALDS 'NEW CHAPTER OF AMERICAN GREATNESS'
The president, addressing Congress for the first time, calls for overhauling the nation's health care system and significantly boosting military spending.
The widow of William "Ryan" Owens, who was killed in Yemen, is saluted by Trump and applauded by Congress.
Trump's new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary U.S. travel ban, U.S. officials say.
Prosecutors lodge formal charges against two young women accused of smearing VX nerve agent on Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader.
More than half a million refugees have fled South Sudan amid civil war and warnings of genocide.
A small group of former addicts is trying to help drug users in Afghanistan, a country where addiction rates are among the highest in the world.
Tornadoes in the upper Midwest and northern Arkansas kill at least two people as a spring-like storm system poses a risk to 45 million people.
After a day of parades, blaring marching bands, elaborate costumes and crowds screaming for beads, another Mardi Gras celebration in New Orleans is over.
9. HOW WALDORF IS REGAINING ITS WONDER
The word "grand" matched no hotel in the world better than New York's Waldorf Astoria — a bastion of gilded splendor now closing for massive renovations.
So far, players in Vancouver and Minnesota have fallen ill in the second such outbreak of the highly contagious disease in the league in a little over two years.